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Hi, ilko,

Will you please stop using "grammar" as the title of your questions. All of your questions but one have the same broad title, and that does not help visitors realize what the real topic of your question is. For example, in this case the title could have been hope there to be.

The verb hope is not followed by an object and an infinitive. It can only take an infinitive or a that-clause to express the meaning you want:

- I hope to reach mutual understanding.
- I hope (that) there is / will be mutual understanding.

Other verbs can be followed by an object and an infinitive:

- I wish there to be mutual understanding.
- I want there to be mutual understanding.
- I expect there to be mutual understanding.

Ahmed, thank you for your support. Please note that the question mark is not required in polite requests, especially when an affirmative answer is expected:

- Will you please use a more specific title. Thank you.
- Could you please use a more specific title. Thank you.

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Yes, you are quite right. I would like to add that this style is particularly common in business letters and it is like a polite order. In fact, the period attracted my attention when I was reading your enlightening response but l didn't realize your intended meaning then. Maybe that's because I have never used this style before or because I am an old-fashioned person. 

Last edited by ahmed_btm

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